The novel coronovirus crisis has affected nearly the entire planet. We urge everyone to follow precisely the rules enforced by their government and the advice of established health institutions.
This year has Senju Kannon or Thousand-Armed Avalokitêśvara as its patron deity, with the seed syllable hrīḥ.
A traditional set of Indian meditations taught by Chih-i, the Founder of T’ian T’ai Buddhism.
Dedicated practitioners in China and Japan observe the 六斎日 rokusainichi, six days of fasting, rigorous practice and strict observance of the Precepts.